Melissa Price was sworn in as the Minister for Defence Industry on 29 May 2019. Melissa was first elected to Parliament as the Member for Durack, the largest electorate in Australia, in 2013. During her first term, Melissa was appointed to the Joint Standing Committee on Agriculture and Industry, Indigenous Affairs, and Infrastructure and Communications, and the Joint Select Committee on Northern Australia. Melissa was re-elected in July 2016 and in December 2017, she was elevated to her first outer ministerial appointment in the role of Assistant Minister for the Environment. She continued in this role until August 2018, when she was sworn in as Minister for the Environment. Portfolio responsibilities will be published once confirmed by the Ministers.